Showing results by author "Avi Selk"

Categories

All Categories

112 results
Sort by
    • The Most Disturbing Parts of the 171-Page Warrant for the Golden State Killer Suspect

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

     

    On Friday, a judge unsealed parts of the arrest warrant for Joseph DeAngelo — the 72-year-old former police officer who is accused of committing serial rape and murder across California beginning 40 years ago.

    "The Most Disturbing Parts of the 171-Page Warrant for the Golden State Killer Suspect" is from the June 02, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • A 71-Year-Old Man Tied a Gun to a Weather Balloon to Fake His Own Murder, Police Say

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

     

    The Palm Beach Gardens Police Department’s first homicide investigation of 2018 opened in late January — rather early in the year, considering that Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., is basically a live-in golf course of 50,000 people, where the annual murder count rarely cracks one.The case proceeded by the books, at first.

    "A 71-Year-Old Man Tied a Gun to a Weather Balloon to Fake His Own Murder, Police Say" is from the July 15, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Authorities Used DNA, Genealogy Website, to Track down ‘Golden State Killer’ Suspect Decades After Crimes

    • By: Mark Berman, Justin Jouvenal, Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    The “Golden State Killer” was meticulous at his crime scenes over the course of a decade and in several cities, leaving scant evidence for police. There were no fingerprints. Few saw his face. And what he did leave — his DNA — was, at the time, not useful to police.

    "Authorities Used DNA, Genealogy Website, to Track down ‘Golden State Killer’ Suspect Decades After Crimes" is from the April 26, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Mark Berman, Justin Jouvenal and Avi Selk and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Oxfam Could Lose Funding over Allegations That It Exploited Disaster Victims for Sex

    • By: Avi Selk, Eli Rosenberg
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Oxfam, one of the world's most prominent relief agencies, could lose its funding from the British government over reports that its workers exploited survivors of a massive earthquake in Haiti, and possibly other disasters, for sex.

    "Oxfam Could Lose Funding over Allegations That It Exploited Disaster Victims for Sex" is from the February 11, 2018 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and Eli Rosenberg and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The Long History of Terror and Violence in Canada

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    The Canadian government does not track terrorist incidents, though a research group has catalogued more than 1,400 attacks and nearly 500 deaths in the country since 1960.

    "The Long History of Terror and Violence in Canada" is from the January 30, 2017 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • How Bill Clinton and George W. Bush Got Over Their Politics and Became BFFs

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    At his presidential library in Dallas on Thursday, George W. Bush sat for an hour with his predecessor, Bill Clinton, and tried to convey the depths of their friendship.

    "How Bill Clinton and George W. Bush Got Over Their Politics and Became BFFs" is from the July 15, 2017 The Fix section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • ‘Golden State Killer’ Suspect Arrested in One of the Worst Unsolved Crime Sprees in U.S. History

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    More than 40 years after the so-called “Golden State Killer” began to terrorize Californians, raping dozens of women and killing at least 12, a suspect has been arrested in one of the worst unsolved crime sprees in U.S. history, a person familiar with the case told The Washington Post.

    "‘Golden State Killer’ Suspect Arrested in One of the Worst Unsolved Crime Sprees in U.S. History" is from the April 25, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Ann Coulter Had to Switch Seats on a Delta Flight. Then Came the Tirade.

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Coulter didn’t just slam Delta for moving her from her “PRE-BOOKED seat” with extra leg room (to another seat in the same row, according to the airline). She also documented the experience in photos and tweet after tweet, which she shared with her 1.6 million followers, not to mention the wider spectrum of people fascinated by things Ann Coulter does.

    "Ann Coulter Had to Switch Seats on a Delta Flight. Then Came the Tirade." is from the July 16, 2017 Gridlock section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Scientists Say Hitler Died in WWII. Tell That to ‘Adolf SchüTtelmayor’ and the Nazi Moon Base.

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    After completing what they say is the first examination of Adolf Hitler’s remains since World War II, a team of researchers has announced that the Nazi leader most definitely died in Berlin and, therefore, cannot possibly still be alive on the moon.

    "Scientists Say Hitler Died in WWII. Tell That to ‘Adolf SchüTtelmayor’ and the Nazi Moon Base." is from the May 20, 2018 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Scientists Plan to Scour Loch Ness for the Elusive Monster’s DNA

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    An international team of scientists plans to dredge Scotland’s Loch Ness next month — seeking not the mythical monster, as so many have done before, but rather its DNA footprint.

    "Scientists Plan to Scour Loch Ness for the Elusive Monster’s DNA" is from the May 23, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • MS-13 Gang Members Accused of Killing Teen Claimed Satan ‘Wanted a Soul,’ Police Say

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Two alleged MS-13 members are accused of holding three underage girls in an apartment with a satanic shrine. Two of the captives survived.

    "MS-13 Gang Members Accused of Killing Teen Claimed Satan ‘Wanted a Soul,’ Police Say" is from the March 05, 2017 True Crime section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • We Thought New Zealand Was an Island Nation. Scientists Say It’s the Tip of a ‘Hidden Continent.’

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    In the last fraction of its long history, a relatively small band of humans has settled Zealandia's greatest mountain peaks, which they call the islands of New Zealand.

    "We Thought New Zealand Was an Island Nation. Scientists Say It’s the Tip of a ‘Hidden Continent.’" is from the February 19, 2017 Speaking of Science section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Two Mental-Health Patients in Sheriff’s Van Drown in S.C. Floodwaters

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Two women in the back of a sheriff’s van drowned Tuesday evening when deputies tried to drive down a South Carolina road flooded by tropical storm Florence.

    "Two Mental-Health Patients in Sheriff’s Van Drown in S.C. Floodwaters" is from the September 19, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Were Colorado Girls Strangled? Father’s Lawyers Requested DNA Swabs from Children’s Necks.

    • By: Kristine Phillips, Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

     

    The two young Colorado girls who, along with their mother, were killed this past week may have been strangled before their bodies were dumped in an oil well, according to a court document.

    "Were Colorado Girls Strangled? Father’s Lawyers Requested DNA Swabs from Children’s Necks." is from the August 18, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Kristine Phillips, Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • George Takei Shuts Down Racist Criticism of New ‘Star Trek’ Series

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    George Takei was first cast in “Star Trek” two decades after World War II, when American racism against his Japanese ancestry still burned strong.

    "George Takei Shuts Down Racist Criticism of New ‘Star Trek’ Series" is from the May 29, 2017 Arts and Entertainment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • A Passenger Tried to Bite a Flight Attendant — Then Leapt off the Plane, Police Say

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Sein couldn’t be restrained. He “tried to bite” the crew member trying to get him back in his seat, according to the affidavit, and went looking for another door to get off the plane.

    "A Passenger Tried to Bite a Flight Attendant — Then Leapt off the Plane, Police Say" is from the May 27, 2017 Crime section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • For Women on the 2018 Campaign Trail, ‘Sexism’ Is No Longer a Forbidden Word

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

     

    Gretchen Whitmer looked angry and pale in an ad released this month by her Republican opponent in the Michigan governor’s race. She appeared to scowl, lips pressed into a frown beside a photo of masked gunmen while the narrator accused her of extremist beliefs.

    "For Women on the 2018 Campaign Trail, ‘Sexism’ Is No Longer a Forbidden Word" is from the September 21, 2018 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • An Amateur Rocket-Maker Finally Launched Himself off Earth. Now to Prove It’s Flat…

    • By: Kristine Phillips, Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Mike Hughes, a California man who is most known for his belief that the Earth is shaped like a Frisbee, finally blasted off into the sky in a steam-powered rocket he had built himself.'

    "An Amateur Rocket-Maker Finally Launched Himself off Earth. Now to Prove It’s Flat…" is from the March 25, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Kristine Phillips, Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • A Newly Discovered Moon Tunnel Could Be the Perfect Place for a Colony, Scientists Say

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    At the close of the Apollo age, a year before the final moonwalk in 1972, a NASA researcher argued that vast tunnels lie beneath the lunar surface.

    "A Newly Discovered Moon Tunnel Could Be the Perfect Place for a Colony, Scientists Say" is from the October 21, 2017 Science section of The Washington Post. It was written by Avi Selk and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Think Your Dog Talks Like People? Scientists Say You Might Just Be Right.

    • By: Avi Selk
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Or so said the captions — appended to the gibberish of a perturbed house cat on America's Funniest Home Videos in 1999 and rediscovered in the YouTube era, when millions of people heard something vaguely human echo in a distant species.

    Regular price: $0.95

Show titles per page
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
  • 6